A Pyongyang pizzeria visited by tourist Andrew Cheng. Image: Andrew ChengSuncheon, South Pyongan Province, has seen the introduction of a new pizzeria..
NK has learned that a small but surprising number of North Korean defectors in the South are
receiving remittances from relatives still in the North, a reversal of..
Korean traders staying in Dandong in Liaoning Province have orders from Kim
Jong Eun to procure specific skin and hair care products to send back to
The number of North Korean residents
permitted to visit relatives in China is down significantly from last year’s
statistics during the same period. Yet another attempt to..
Daily NK has learned that the 16 North
Koreans from North Hamgyung Province, who defected at the beginning of this
month, have arrived safely in Thailand. The defection..
Derelict water mains and inadequate
refrigeration have spawned an outbreak of hemorrhagic colitis in North Korea, giving
cause for residents to coin the summer monsoon peri..
Plans for a large naengmyeon [cold noodles] restaurant in Musan County, North
Hamgyung Province have received a chilly response from the locals. The burden on
Kim Jong Eun visits an orphanage in Pyongyang on June 2nd, 2014. Image: Rodong SinmunEarlier this year, in a declaration of
“love for future generations”, Kim Jong Eun..
Daily NK has learned that the recent 5000
KPW note exchange has prompted an overall apathetic response from residents in
North Korea. As Daily NK first reported here&n..
The summer has brought heightened demand for cosmetic surgery procedures in North Korea, with young women hurrying to complete both surgery and recovery processes in advance..